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The Solo Guitar Big Book

Item: 00-0553B

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Alfred's Guitar Big Book series presents the best songs of each decade and each genre in complete note-for-note guitar tab transcriptions. Most books in the series are well over 250 pages and contain 30 to 40 or more songs each. With over 20 books in the series, the Big Books are a great way to build a complete reference library of all your favorite songs.

With more than 60 arrangements of jazz, standard, Broadway, movie, pop, classical, and Christmas tunes, this book is jam-packed with music for every occasion. Titles include: Classical Gas * Ave Maria * 'Round Midnight * 007 (James Bond Theme) * Daniel * Tears in Heaven * Silent Night * Joy to the World * Your Song * Bourrée * Misty * I Got Rhythm * Star Wars (Main Theme) * The Pink Panther * The First Noel * Greensleeves * Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring * Satin Doll * Moonlight Sonata * It Had to Be You * Take Five * Sweet Georgia Brown * Body and Soul * Colors of the Wind * Romanza * Sophisticated Lady and many, many more!


Title Composer
'Round Midnight Thelonious Monk (composer); Bernard D. Hanighen (composer); Cootie Williams (composer)
A Foggy Day (In London Town) George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)
Ain't Misbehavin' (from "Ain't Misbehavin'") Fats Waller (composer); Andy Razaf (lyricist); Harry Brooks (composer)
Anakin's Theme (from "Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace") John Williams (composer)
Angels We Have Heard on High Mark Hanson (arranger)
As Time Goes By (from "Casablanca") Herman Hupfeld (composer)
Ave Maria Alexander Gluklikh (arranger)
Bess You Is My Woman Now (from "Porgy and Bess") George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist); Dubose Heyward (lyricist); Dorothy Heyward (lyricist)
Bourree (from the 1st Lute Suite in E Minor, Bwv996) Mike Briggs (arranger)
Can You Read My Mind? (Love Theme from "Superman") Leslie Bricusse (lyricist); John Williams (composer)
Body and Soul Robert Sour (lyricist); Edward Heyman (lyricist); Frank Eyton (lyricist); John Green (composer)
Canon in D Simon Salz (arranger)
Cantina Band (from "Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope") John Williams (composer)
Clair de Lune Alexander Gluklikh (arranger)
Classical Gas Mason Williams (composer)
Czardas Alexander Gluklikh (contributor)
Daniel Elton John (contributor)
Evergreen (Love Theme from "A Star Is Born") Paul Williams (lyricist); Barbra Streisand (composer)
Fantasie Impromptu Alexander Gluklikh (arranger)
Foolish Games Jewel Kilcher (contributor)
Four Seasons Alexander Gluklikh (arranger)
Für Elise Simon Salz (arranger)
Go Tell It on the Mountain Mark Hanson (arranger)
Greensleves Alexander Gluklikh (arranger)
Hands Jewel Kilcher (contributor); Patrick Leonard (contributor)
I Believe I Can Fly R. Kelly (composer)
I Got Rhythm George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist)
It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) Duke Ellington (composer); Irving Mills (lyricist)
Satin Doll (Instrumental) Billy Strayhorn (composer); Duke Ellington (composer)
Send in the Clowns (from "A Little Night Music") Stephen Sondheim (composer)
Silent Night Mark Hanson (arranger)
Star Wars (Main Title) John Williams (contributor)
It Had to Be You Isham Jones (composer); Gus Kahn (lyricist)
James Bond Theme Monty Norman (composer)
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring Simon Salz (arranger)
Joy to the World Mark Hanson (arranger)
Laura David Raksin (composer); Johnny Mercer (lyricist)
Levon Elton John (contributor); Bernie Taupin (contributor)
May the Force Be with You (from "Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back") John Williams (composer)
Misty (Vocal) Erroll Garner (composer); Johnny Burke (lyricist)
Moonlight Sonata Alexander Gluklikh (arranger)
My Funny Valentine (from "Babes in Arms") Lorenz Hart (lyricist); Richard Rodgers (composer)
O Come, Little Children Mark Hanson (arranger)
O Little Town of Bethlehem Mark Hanson (arranger)
Over the Rainbow (from "The Wizard of Oz") Harold Arlen (composer); E. Y. Harburg (lyricist)
Pavane Alexander Gluklikh (arranger)
Ragtime (from "Ragtime") Stephen Flaherty (composer); Lynn Ahrens (lyricist)
Romanza Alexander Gluklikh (arranger)
Parade of the Ewoks (from "Star Wars -- Episode VI: Return of the Jedi") John T. Williams (composer)
Sophisticated Lady Duke Ellington (contributor); Irving Mills (contributor); Mitchell Parish (contributor)
Summertime (from "Porgy and Bess") George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist); Dubose Heyward (composer); Dorothy Heyward (composer)
Sweet Georgia Brown Maceo Pinkard (composer); Ben Bernie (composer); Kenneth Casey (composer)
Take Five Paul Desmond (composer)
Tears in Heaven Eric Clapton (contributor); Will Jennings (contributor)
The Colors of the Wind (from Walt Disney's "Pocahontas") Stephen Schwartz (lyricist); Alan Menken (composer)
The Days of Wine and Roses Johnny Mercer (lyricist); Henry Mancini (composer)
The First Noel Mark Hanson (arranger)
The Greatest Love of All Michael Masser (composer); Linda Creed (lyricist)
The Imperial March ("Darth Vader's Theme") (from "Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back") John Williams (composer)
The Pink Panther (from "The Pink Panther") Henry Mancini (composer)
Your Song Elton John (composer); Bernie Taupin (composer)

Additional Information

Series: Guitar Big Book Series
Instrument: Guitar
Version: Guitar TAB
Format: Book
Page Count: 288
Item Number: 00-0553B
ISBN 10: 0-7579-7795-2
ISBN 13: 978-0-7579-7795-4
UPC: 654979020158

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